LMU/Teach For America Partnership
The LMU School of Education is the longest standing and succesful university partner with Teach For America in California. LMU serves as the exclusive partner for all Teach For America Corps Members in Los Angeles and the San Francisco Bay Area. As the preferred university partner in Los Angeles since 2000, the LMU/TFA Partnership expanded to the San Francisco Bay Area in 2010. The LMU/TFA Partnership is one of the organization’s largest and most successful partnerships in the country.
The LMU School of Education provides graduate training and support for TFA corps members in California. LMU/TFA corps members earn their teaching credential with the option of adding a master’s degree in education from Loyola Marymount University. LMU/TFA corps members benefit from intensive coaching and teacher support through on-site mentors and university supervisors.
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Teach For America
Teach For America recruits recent college graduates to commit to teach for two years in inner-city low-income communities while simultaneously pursuing graduate study in education. TFA alumni go on to lead efforts to change the face of public education. Learn more about the TFA Approach and Impact.